The Reserve Bank of India conducts the RBI Grade B exam 2021 for recruiting officers in General, DEPR (Department of Economic Policy and Research) and DSIM (Department of Statistics and Information Management) posts. The RBI Grade B exam pattern and syllabus of these posts are different. The exam is conducted in three phases:
The RBI Grade B exam pattern and section wise syllabus is decided by the exam conducting authority, Read official notification .
RBI Grade B Phase I exam will consist of a single paper for 200 marks and the exam will commence on 6 March 2021. The exam duration of Phase I exam is 120 minutes. Depending on the number of aspirants, the examination will be conducted in multiple shifts. The time and venue of the RBI Grade B exam will be mentioned in the RBI Grade B admit card.
The RBI Grade B is consisting of four sections:
RBI Grade B syllabus (section-wise) for Phase I is given below.
|Ratio & Proportion||Mensuration|
|Speed, Time and Distance||Time and Work|
|Permutation and Combination||Mixture and Alligation|
|Stocks and Shares||Simplification and Approximation|
|Number Series||Upstream and Downstream|
|Profit and Loss||Simple and Compound Interest|
|Current Affairs||Indian Financial System|
|Indian Banking System||Banking Awareness|
|Banking History||Monetary Plans|
|Economic News||National and International Institutions|
|Bank Terms & Abbreviations||Government Schemes|
|Banking Agreements||Sports News|
|Awards||Books and Authors|
|Static GK – General Knowledge about Dams, Sanctuaries, National Parks, Stadiums, Airports, Country, Capital & Currency, etc.|
|Reading Comprehension||Cloze Test|
|Fill in the Blanks||Sentence Rearrangement|
|Jumbled Words/Sentences||Error Spotting|
|Sentence Framing||Match the columns|
|Tenses Rules||Idioms & Phrases|
In the phase I or paper I exam of RBI Grade B DESR post, the aspirants should have answered the objective based questions on Economics. The candidates should have basic knowledge of Masters level Economics of any Central University of India. For more details, go through the following content:
In phase I or in paper I exam of RBI Grade B DSIM post, the aspirants will be answered objective type questions on Statistics. Go through the following content to know more about the syllabus of Statistics for appearing the Paper I exam:
Ques. When will the RBI Grade B exam 2021 be conducted?
Ans. The RBI Grade B Phase I exam will be conducted on 6 March 2021 and the phase II exam will be held on 31 March 2021 and 1 April 2021.
Ques. Is the RBI Grade B syllabus similar to the SBI PO syllabus?
Ans. NO, the RBI Grade B syllabus is completely different from the SBI PO exam. The Syllabus of RBI Grade B Phase I (for General) is similar to the SBI PO mains exam.
Ques. What are the total marks of the Interview round?
Ans. As per the revised RBI Grade B exam pattern, the total marks of the interview round is 75.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.